Sweetwater Fire Puts Resident in Hospital

Published 02/09 2014 06:13PM

Updated 02/09 2014 06:16PM

A house fire in Sweetwater puts a woman in the hospital.

The fire started in the home at the 300 block of West Texas Avenue at around 8:30 Saturday morning. According to the Sweetwater fire chief, the fire was caused by a faulty gas line.

The Sweetwater fire department was able to control the fire within 30 minutes. However, the resident was flown to a Lubbock hospital with burns to her face and arms and is now under stable condition.

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